Gallery: Four Andalusian Universities Collaborate to Create Versatile, ...

To provide the homes expected electrical requirements, each of the four modules have been fitted with a PV-array. They intend to slope the four ceilings at different angles, to maximise solar capture throughout the day. The PV system will be fitted with a battery located within the building that holds its charge and thus should allay any fears about night-time usage. The students think the solar panels should create three times as much electricity as a normal family home would actually use so the surplus would be available to sell back to the grid in countries where such programmes are in place.

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